Leigh Lawrence has over 20 years of experience in higher education, working in student affairs (academic advising, career services and student activities).
Leigh holds a master of science in education with a concentration in TESOL from Shenandoah University; master of arts in counseling from Edinboro University and a Global TESOL Certificate. She has been teaching adult students for eight years in several local programs in the Atlanta, Georgia area.
Leigh believes language learning occurs developmentally through a student’s intrinsic motivation and interactivity. She provides instruction for learning form meaning and usage, through authentic tasks according to a language proficiency level.
Her goal is to empower students in a learner-centered environment by incorporating their needs and interests within the context of the lessons.